The Best Hipster Movies Films
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The Best Hipster Movies

List Criteria: Movies must convey a hipster mentality and/or be beloved by "hipsters"

The best hipster films are a cross-section of the best movies of all time that appeal specifically to an audience that doesn't care. If you subscribe to the traditional hipster mantra, liking something and/or bringing it to the public's attention makes it immediately uncool and not likable so, in reality, this list is really a bit of an oxymoron, since a real hipster could never like anything someone else does (even another hipster).

But if you get away from trying to understand hipsters and just look at the movies made by and/or featuring hipsters, you get a look at some of the greatest hipster movies ever. From Lost in Translation to Garden State to anything made by Wes Anderson (Rushmore, Bottle Rocket, Royal Tenenbaums... the hipster movie list goes on), these great hipster films are fine pieces of movie making that just happen to feature characters who wear tighter clothing than the Joe Average movie person.

This list of the best hipster movies includes films that are either beloved by hipsters, or feature a hipster as one of the central characters. If your favorite hipster movie isn't on this hipster movies list, make sure to add it to the list yourself. All genres have been included. Hipsters are a youthful subculture that values progressive, independent thinking, and counter-culture tastes. They tend to lean towards androgyny, because classic male/female imagery is considered too mainstream and even offensive. In many ways, they are modern beatniks. If you yourself are a hipster then one of these films may well be one of your favorites.

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    Drew Barrymore, Ashley Tisdale, Jake Gyllenhaal Released: 2001

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    added by JosieAnna Deborah Ann Woll, Antonio Banderas, Humphrey Bogart

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    Gael García Bernal, Adriana Barraza, Goya Toledo

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Alexander Kaidanovsky, Anatoly Solonitsyn, Alisa Freindlich

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    often listed & added by MadameLil Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna, Diana Bracho

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    Johnny Depp, Colin Farrell, Jude Law

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    added by MadameLil Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle, Jonny Lee Miller

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    ranked low on reranks & added by Celeb Spotter Kat Dennings, Mimi Imfurst, Michael Cera

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    added by WarrenMitchell Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds, Kristen Wiig

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    added by life20191 Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Carrey

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    Audrey Tautou, Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett Released: 2001

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    Doug Jones, Ivana Baquero, Sergi López i Ayats

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    new! Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, Samuel L. Jackson

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    added by Dbo878 Eliza Dushku, Chris Pine, Alan Rickman

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    added by heypedroishere Kevin Spacey, Mena Suvari, Annette Bening look closer... 

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    added by MadameLil Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro

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    added by JosieAnna Lina Leandersson, Philip Hersh, Peter Carlberg

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    added by JosieAnna Naseeruddin Shah, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Mira Nair

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    added by timgillam22 Chloë Sevigny, James Baker, Harmony Korine

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    added by BriBurke-Carroll Rosario Dawson, Chloë Sevigny, Harmony Korine

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    ranked low on reranks Angelina Jolie, Winona Ryder, Whoopi Goldberg

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    added by NapoleonCrudup Curtis Snow, Young Blo, Adrienne Lockett

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    ranked low on reranks & added by heypedroishere Kirsten Dunst, Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito

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    Natalie Portman, Jim Parsons, Ian Holm Released: 2004

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    added by NapoleonCrudup Heather Matarazzo, Ken Leung, Eric Mabius

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    often listed & added by life20191 Winona Ryder, Renée Zellweger, Ben Stiller

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    added by heypedroishere Taylor Momsen, Christopher Doyle, Gabe Nevins

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    added by MadameLil Jack Nance, Jeanne Bates, Jack Fisk

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    added by Celeb Spotter Rooney Mara, Steve Buscemi, Zach Galifianakis

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    added by timgillam22 Richard E. Grant, Paul McGann, Richard Griffiths

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    Winona Ryder, Shannen Doherty, Christian Slater Released: 1988

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    added by whoisaffiq Drew Barrymore, Ellen Page, Kristen Wiig

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    often listed & added by Celeb Spotter Seth Rogen, Michael Cera, Demetri Martin

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    added by EnriqueVega Michelle Monaghan, Benicio del Toro, Elle Fanning

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    added by Lons Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

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    added by life20191 Gael García Bernal, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Alain Chabat

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    added by JosieAnna John Hawkes, Miranda July, Tracy Wright

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    added by Celeb Spotter Naomi Watts, Isla Fisher, Mark Wahlberg

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    added by Lons Elizabeth Banks, Bradley Cooper, Amy Poehler

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    added by asofia.poropat Christopher Lee, Peter Sellers, Shelley Winters

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    Owen Wilson, James Caan, Leslie Mann Released: 1996

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    added by whoisaffiq Liev Schreiber, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Eugene Levy 2009

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    added by JosieAnna Susan Sarandon, Jason Segel, Judy Greer

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    added by JosieAnna Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent

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    added by JosieAnna Malin Åkerman, Jenna Fischer, Topher Grace

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    often listed & added by Celeb Spotter Haylie Duff, Jon Heder, Diedrich Bader

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    added by timgillam22 Ian Holm, Roy Scheider, Peter Weller

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    added by DamianoZatti Steve Buscemi, William H. Macy, Frances McDormand

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    most listed Julianne Moore, Tara Reid, Jeff Bridges Released: 1998

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    often listed & added by life20191 Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss

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